B'nei Anusim Center for Education

Bringing Together and Educating Descendants of Sephardic Conversos

The Struggle of Dual Identities

The following letter was written as a response to an inquiry from a Crypto-Jew asking about the challenge of identity. The Jewish people have always struggled with living in two … Continue reading

October 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Did N.Y. State Senate hopeful Julia Salazar lie about being Jewish?

The following article¬†Controversy regarding Julia Salazar¬†was brought to my attention by a reader of this website. I read the article and found it fascinating. In response to the reader’s inquiry … Continue reading

September 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Free Download: Who is a Jew?

A free Kindle Dowload will be available of my book titled Who is a Jew? starting tomorrow (June 26th ) and lasting till this Friday (June 30th). Jewish identity is … Continue reading

June 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Who is a Jew?

The question, Who is a Jew?, is directly related to the over arching theme of this website. The plight of Crypto-Jews and their descendants was discussed extensively by various rabbis … Continue reading

September 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

How Can You be Jewish and Hispanic?

Several years ago, I had a conversation with a college professor. We were discussing the Muslim conquest of Spain, when I mentioned that I was a Sephardic Jew. The professor … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · 2 Comments